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Purgex™ 3057 Plus

Product Information

Purgex™ 3057 Plus commercial purging compound is a ready-to-use blend consisting of active ingredients with a polyethylene carrier. Purgex products have mechanical activity for efficient cleaning, foaming action for enhanced mixing and a lubricant for easy removal. Visit our what is a purging compound page if you are interested in reading about how purging compounds work from start to finish.


Physical Description

  • Blend, polyethylene, viscosity modifier and an active component
  • Non-toxic, non-abrasive, and safe
  • Ready to use and easy to remove
  • Nylon purging compound


Features and Benefits

  • Created for more challenging color and/or material changes in engineering resins plus efficient cleaning of hot runner systems, Purgex 3057 Plus has the proven ability to clean low- to mid-range mineral- and PPO resins.
  • Designed for rapid turnaround on color and material changes. Efficiently removes residual contamination.
  • Purgex 3057 Plus effectively cleans the barrel, screw, check ring, as well as hot runner systems and is safely processed through hot runner gates as small as .030-inch (.75mm).
  • Thorough cleaning of melt pumps and is safely processed through dies as small as .030-inch (.75mm).
  • Active components in Purgex 3057 Plus neutralize acid gases generated by PVC.